Item Value
Test name Parasites, Respiratory
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 1-3 days
In House Availability Monday-Friday, day shift
Performed by Microbiology
Normal range Negative
Container type Urine cup
Amount to Collect See preferred volume
Collection Instructions Specify suspected parasite so appropriate method can be performed. For suspected Strongyloides stercoralis infection, submit stool as well.
Sample type Sputum, BAL

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